wellesleygirl14
wellesleygirl1,
Wellesley ‘14
B.A., Computational and Applied Mathematics
I graduated from Wellesley College in 2014 with a degree in Mathematics
Features Included
2
Essays
12
Schools
5
Scores
8
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Phoenix
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Occidental College (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
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Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Computational and Applied Mathematics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
31 Words
Embracing your heritage, International background
I wrote a personal statement about how it was like growing up in a French household and how I see the world differently because I've experienced both French and American cultures.
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
31 Words
I made most of the "why us" essays about a research group within the school that I wanted to join. Looking back, I could have put more school-specific statements in there.
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
4 Words
No,...
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How I chose schools to apply to
28 Words
I had a mix of "safety schools" (schools...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
26 Words
My first year I was on the board...
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Post-college plans
27 Words
I got a second bachelor's degree from an...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
89 Words
I went to an arts school for high school meaning that I practiced an instrument four to five hours a day. However, I was not in any...
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Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
38 Words
I was wait listed at four college and I sent them...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
65 Words
My school was close to a big city but not actually in the city. This gave my school a sense...
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What I’d change about my application process
51 Words
I would not have been so overly confident in myself. I would have made sure...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.90
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2340
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1580
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Drama Production Crew, School Band
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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